Died: Thursday, July 20, 2006
Elizabeth J. Powell of Flanders died last Thursday at Peconic Bay Medical Center. She was born on May 11, 1943 in Buffalo, New York to William Lyons and Lucy Dennis. Mrs. Powell worked for Riverhead Middle School as a cook.
She is survived by her husband Leonard Powell of Flanders; sons Lenny and Kenny Powell of Flanders, and Gregory Powell of Bay Shore; sister Marion Schuster of Aquebogue, and seven grandchildren. A funeral service was held at the Reginald H. Tuthill Funeral Home yesterday, with Rev. Charles Byer officiating. Internment in Calverton National Cemetery will follow at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the American Cancer Society, 75 Davids Dr., Hauppauge, N.Y. 11788.